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A Second Chance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,880. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(4.89 from 56 reviews)
Amy uses the second chance she had hardly dared dream of to make up for the wasted years. But a familiar face from long ago makes an unwelcome reappearance, threatening her new-found happiness. Payback has more than one meaning, and sometimes people get what they deserve. "A Second Chance" is the sequel to the three-volume work "Promises to Keep"
Sky Lark
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,270. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Summer 1914 Irish Nurse Emily Halpin marries Charles Eyre. He enlists with Emily’s brother Tom and friend William bound for France. Soon Tom is killed, followed by the disappearance of Charles. Frantic with worry and determined to find Charles, Emily and best friend Jane join the Nursing Corps. Her efforts to protect the men in her care irrespective of their nationality almost led to disaster...
Flower of Iowa
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 238,070. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Flower of Iowa takes place against the turbulent backdrop of World War I. In France during the final months of the war in 1918, young American Tommy Flowers juggles the challenges of life in the trenches with an unexpected attraction to British soldier David Pearson. The men must navigate this revelation as the war reaches a crescendo. Flower of Iowa is a tale of love, bravery and tragedy.
Beneath Gray Skies
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Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 110,280. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2010 by j-views. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Beneath Gray Skies describes a 1920s world that might have been, had the American Civil War never been fought. The new Nazi party in Germany, Confederates, and British and American intelligence services engage in intrigue and treachery, as the giant Bismarck–the largest Zeppelin yet constructed–crosses the Atlantic carrying a priceless gift from the Old World to the New.
A Concubine For the Family
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
kirkus review: “an adept stylist and storyteller, author weaves this tale of upper- class china in upheaval(1937-41). an engaging family saga by a talented storyteller.” this “book-fragrant” family's harrowing experiences highlight feminine solidarity and heroism, including dramatic events in an opium den, foot binding, acupuncture and raising silkworms. lisa see: “I really enjoy the story."
A Queer Kind of Justice: Prison Tales Across Time
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,350. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
A diverse cast of lesbian, bi, and trans women, on both sides of the bars and through the centuries, find life-changing moments of love, hope, fear, excitement, passion, desperation, and inspiration. Prison. The very word sends shivers of fear through the soul. A place of gloom and shadows, where freedom is taken, humanity is lost.
Malamu vin, unu la alian (Originala romano en Esperanto)
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 71,090. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: November 17, 2013 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Per tiu ĉi mozaika romano, Manuel de Seabra prezentas sian plej novan prozan verkon - retrorigardon al 72 jaroj de ofte aventura vivo, ĉefe en Portugalio, de 1932 ĝis 2004.
The Roman Enigma
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,030. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The acclaimed novel of spies, codebreaking and intrigue in WWII Italy by bestselling author Walter Murphy ("The Vicar of Christ," "Upon This Rock"), is now a convenient ebook. First published by Macmillan and Dell, it's now presented in a quality digital edition, including active Contents. The plan... Italy, 1943. The Target: Enigma, the German's code machine. The Agent: Robert Rovere of the OSS.
The Price of Love
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Series: The Legacy Series, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Legacy Series family saga continues into the Edwardian era. Each character has paid the price for innocence and deception. Now discover the price paid for love.
The Secret Valley
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 174,190. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Secret Valley . . . Rumors of an ancient Buddhist Relic, long thought lost, have emerged from the mists of time. Forces are gathering, each seeking to claim this Relic, reputed to give its possessor dominion over the earth. So starts an unexpected journey that takes us not only to the Secret Valley, but on an inner journey where the real treasure that lives in every heart will be revealed.
Daughters of the Dragon - A Comfort Woman's Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,060. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A 2014 IPPY AWARD WINNER DURING WORLD WAR II, the Japanese forced 200,000 young Korean women to be sex slaves or “comfort women” for their soldiers. This is one woman’s riveting story of strength, courage and promises kept.
The Hawk Ring
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,450. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A historical novel set in Britain under the Roman occupation, based on the revolt led by the Celtic Cadhweloenau (Catuvellauni) tribe and their king Caratacos (Caractacus). The story's main character, Colen, joins the retinue of Caratacos's druid Llygadog, and together they are involved in many adventures, battles and intrigues, until the king faces his final crisis at the hands of the Romans.
Mediterranean Madness (book 3 of 9 of the Rundel Series)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 165,550. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The English fleet sails through the French fleet in a dense fog. Ben fights at the Battle of St. Vincent and later Tenerife. He is sent to rescue an unwilling Italian lady from the French. At Camperdown, he is forced to take over control of the ship when his captain panics. That leads to his assignment to a mutinous ship. After much suffering he returns to Barbados and later fights at Aboukir Bay.
Midshipman Rundel (book 2 of 9 in the Rundel Series)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,760. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ben is transferred at the age of 15 to a most unhappy ship. He is forced into the position of ‘acting surgeon’ because he is the only one with medical training. When he is freed from that duty, he is shanghaied aboard a slaver and later he and ten of his men are captured by pirates and forced to serve. His clever escape leaves he and his crew with three ships to sail.
Reluctant Queen
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,840. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Queen Margot returns to Paris and Henri de Guise. But as her situation becomes increasingly insecure as Navarre speaks of divorce, where can she find safety? Gabrielle d’Estrées, a young beauty, wants to marry for love. But is the love of a king enough to secure Gabrielle the happiness and respectability she craves, and a crown for her son as the next dauphin of France?
India Fortunes: A Novel of Rajasthan and Northern India through Past Centuries
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 273,760. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In this award winning companion to India Treasures, a hunt through an ancient fortress for a maharaja's treasure links seven novellas of earlier times. Experience building the Taj Mahal; the legendary Shivaji battling the Mughal Empire; the founding of the Sikh religion; a famous queen fighting the British; Gandhi, Nehru, and the struggles for freedom and survival at Independence and Partition.
La Virada Por La Estela de la Adversidad: El Cuarto Viaje Desafortunado De Cristóbal Colón
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,860. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
This dual-language book about the calamitous fourth voyage of Christoper Columbus is designed for English-Speakers studying Spanish. The Spanish text is shown in boldface followed immediately by the English translation in italics. One can easily read the book in Spanish as one normally would or quickly check the translation to see how good their comprehension is.
The Tide Mill
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,280. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In 13th-century Sussex, an illicit love-affair and ruthless power-politics find focus in a masterwork of medieval engineering.
Annalea, a Princess in Exile
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Series: Annalea, Book 2 · Annalea, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,860. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you read ANNALEA, PRINCESS OF NEMUSMAR? Then prepare to continue the journey, as old friends, familiar enemies and intriguing new characters bring to life the hardships and adventures of the child who came to womanhood while living among slaves, former slaves, slavers, merchants, colonists, American Indians, seamen, harlots and pirates. The saga expands in volume 2 of the Annalea series.
The Accidental Samurai
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,480. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Accidental Samurai weaves different cultures and powerful characters into a historical tale of adventure, romance, and political intrigue that will appeal to readers around the world. The Accidental Samurai is Book 1 of the Generations series.